Best Music Freeware: The E Chromatic Tuner
Title: The “E” Chromatic tuner
Category: Freeware Tuning Application
Description: A computer based tuner that shows you a waveform and the frequency that you are playing on the screen. Allows for multiple audio inputs to be selected.
Tested On Which System (before posting): XP
Teaching Ideas: If you have a laptop, then this is a must have for you. You can literally have this tuner with you anytime you have your laptop at your side. Try connecting this to your LCD projector or television for use in conjunction with tuning your ensembles as a visual aid to help the with their tuning abilities.
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Joseph M. Pisano, Ph.D. is the creator of many education websites, a lecturer, clinician, trumpeter, and conductor. He is currently the Associate Chair of Music and Director of Bands in the Calderwood School of Arts at Grove City College in PA. He been named a TI:ME Teacher of the Year, received the JEN Jazz Educator Award and the PA Citation of Excellence. He is a past Vice President of the Technology Institute for Music Educators and the current Vice-President of the PA Intercollegiate Bandmasters Association. He also writes for DCI Magazine, Teaching Music Magazine, and is the Educational Editor for In-Tune Monthly Magazine; he has contributed hundreds of articles to various publications. Find out more at his website jpisano.com.